Trading was very similar on the mainland exchanges; the Shanghai Composite Index slipped -8.53 points or -0.28% to under 3,000 level. Metal players dragged down the index: Jiangxi Copper (SHA:600362) fell -2.8% followed by Jinduicheng Molybdenum (SHA:601958) and Zijin Mining (SHA:601899). Aluminum Corp. of China (SHA:601600) shed -1.6% in Shanghai.
Weak jobs numbers suggests a negative open for the markets on Wednesday. Expect momentum stocks to suffer the most - for a stock specific report see today's overbought/oversold analysis.